A table setting with blue plates and mugs.
Jean Allsopp

Cool Blues

Silver accents sparkle when paired with dinnerware in watery hues.

For a look like this:
Arzberg Tric Caribic plates, mug and saucer, and coffeepot: etabletop.com
Silver pinecone: Still Life Gifts 1-800-211-2511
Kate Spade Larabee Dot Flatware: Macy’s


A stack of neutral colored plates and mugs.
Jean Allsopp

Natural Neutrals

Texture -- from smooth mother-of-pearl to rough pebbles -- adds interest to a soft, white setting.

For a look like this:
Odeon Platinum tone dinnerware: Target
Black Shagreen flatware: Gail Deloach, Asiaphile
Twig and round napkin rings, salt and pepper shakers, and mercury-glass votives: At Home Furnishings, (205) 879-3510


Napkin rings with a seahorse emblem.
Jean Allsopp

Under the Sea

For a look like this:
The Fish sea horse napkin ring: Bijoux de la Mer
White Stone table runner: Viva Terra
Candleholders: Michael Aram, (212) 461-6903


A green set of bar tools.
Jean Allsopp

Sea Greens

Who needs red? Gleaming emerald barware elevates ordinary holiday entertaining.

For a look like this:
Ice bucket and tongs: Table Matters; (886)861-0125
Cipriani green cordial glass: Vietri
Facet glasses in Green, Champagne flutes, and crystal stopper: Slant
TranSglass vase and three cups: Artecnica
Dot shaker: Impulse!
Bottle opener: At Home Furnishings, (205)879-3510


A black and white table setting with a fish plate.
Jean Allsopp

Bold Black and White

Go for drama with starkly contrasting plates and accessories. Hammered-metal accents complement the theme.

For a look like this:
Africana pedestal candle stands, martini shaker, dinnerware, and flatware: Michael Aram
Solar Palazzo napkins: Dransfield & Ross
Facet glasses in Green, Champagne flutes, and crystal stopper: Slant
Fish plate: Jonathan Adler
Votives: Beach Dwelling   


Printed From:
http://www.myhomeideas.com/holidays/beach-inspired-holiday-table-settings